Breakthrough for Start-ups

Breakthrough offers tailor-made, fully-funded support to anyone in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly who wants to start a business or who is in their first 12 months trading. Our team of expert coaches will work with you one-to-one to help you plot the strategic direction of your business. Our aim is to enable you with the confidence, momentum and tools to make your business a success.

Working With Us

If you’ve just started a business in in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly or you’re mulling over a great, new idea for one then talk to Breakthrough. We offer a fully-funded and tailor-made package of strategic direction, expertise, one-to-one coaching and even recruitment support for when you’re ready to grow. Our start-up workshop will give you the knowledge, tools and insight to really get going. But aside from the practical help, it’s our personal approach which makes all the difference. With our experience, connections and access to talented employees, we’ll ensure you navigate a straighter path to reaching your goals and making the most of your big idea.

Whether you’re thinking of starting a business in Cornwall or the Isles of Scilly or if you’re already trading successfully, Breakthrough for Start-ups offers a fully-funded business support programme to help you realise your growth potential.

Programme Details

At the beginning of your Breakthrough journey, you will join other entrepreneurs at our initial two-day workshop. We also offer out of hours sessions, in the form of our weekend and evening workshops.

Throughout our support, you will be accompanied by experienced business coaches giving you the opportunity to tap into the expertise that will facilitate rapid growth.

Breakthrough for Start-ups can help with:

  • Developing and delivering your business plan
  • Developing your products and services
  • Developing your management capability
  • Identifying channels and markets
  • Securing finance
  • Building your team
  • Sourcing new technologies
  • Extending your geographical reach
  • Achieving your goals

Following the workshop, if you decide to continue on the Breakthrough programme, you will gain access to a range of support that’s tailored to you, and could include: ongoing one-to-one coaching from an experienced coach, a wider network of specialist mentors; workshops covering things like marketing, finance, sale, law and building your business.

Plus, if you’re ready to grow your team you could access recruitment support and salary investment.

If this sounds like something you could benefit from, click the button below to register your interest.

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